27 results found
Registration / Serial:G-APMF
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6426
Aircraft Name:William Finlay
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:August 1963
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:201105
View count: 21
This aircraft was delivered to BEA on 21 January 1960.
Registration / Serial:G-APMF
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6426
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:August 1963
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-ARJK
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA Airtours - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6452
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:December 1973
Photo from:Joop de Groot CollectionContact
Photo ID:141504
View count: 80
Registration / Serial:G-ARJK
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA Airtours - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6452
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:December 1973
Photo from:Joop de Groot CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-APYC
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
C/n (msn):6437
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:4 September 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:138672
View count: 87
First flew on 07th April 1960 as G-APYC. Delivered to Olympic Aws as SX-DAC on 26th April 1960. Sold to BEA as G-APYC on 14th August 1969. Bought by Channel Airways on 26th January 1970 on here retains the basic Olympic dark blue basic scheme at Manchester in 09.71. To Dan-Air 06th April, 1972 until 12.78 when WFU.
Registration / Serial:G-APYC
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
C/n (msn):6437
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:4 September 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-ARGM
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA Airtours - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6453
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:4 September 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:136742
View count: 110
Delivered new to BEA in May 1961. Operated by BEA Airtours from 03.70 to 11.73. Broken up at Lasham in 1974.
Registration / Serial:G-ARGM
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA Airtours - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6453
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:4 September 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-ARJK
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6452
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:15 July 1969
Photo by:Alex ChristieContact
Photo ID:111311
View count: 54
Registration / Serial:G-ARJK
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6452
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:15 July 1969
Photo by:Alex ChristieContact
Registration / Serial:G-APMC
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6423
Aircraft Name:Andrew Crommelin
City / Airport:Rome - Fiumicino (LIRF / FCO)Map
Country:Italy
Photo Date:15 June 1965
Photo by:Roger McDonald (via David Carter)
Photo ID:104611
View count: 80
Broken up in 1975 by Dan-Air.
Registration / Serial:G-APMC
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6423
City / Airport:Rome - Fiumicino (LIRF / FCO)
Photo Date:15 June 1965
Photo by:Roger McDonald (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:G-ARJN
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6459
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:7 July 1963
Photo by:Alex ChristieContact
Photo ID:96901
View count: 79
Registration / Serial:G-ARJN
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6459
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:7 July 1963
Photo by:Alex ChristieContact
Registration / Serial:SX-DAN
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):6440
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1966
Photo by:M D WestContact
Photo ID:95688
View count: 59
The cropped wing 4B version of the Comet was produced for BEA as a response to the Caravelle, Olympic also bought it for their European routes
Registration / Serial:SX-DAN
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):6440
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:1966
Photo by:M D WestContact
Registration / Serial:G-APYD
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6438
City / Airport:Wroughton (EGDT) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Collection:Science Museum Wroughton
Photo Date:30 August 2005
Photo by:Aad van der VoetContact
Photo ID:90093
View count: 108
Dan-Air Comet G-APYD and British Airways Trident G-AWZM hidden away in a very cramped storage hangar of the Science Museum at Wroughton. Both aircraft were complete and in excellent condition. This Comet was first delivered in May 1960 (to Olympic as SX-DAL) and withdrawn from use by Dan-Air on 23 Oct 1979. A week later, on 1 Nov 1979, it was flown from London-Gatwick to Wroughton on delivery to the museum.
Registration / Serial:G-APYD
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6438
City / Airport:Wroughton (EGDT) (closed)
Photo Date:30 August 2005
Photo by:Aad van der VoetContact
Registration / Serial:G-APYD
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6438
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:23 May 1975
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Photo ID:79176
View count: 67
Previously with Olympic Airways and Channel Airways.
Registration / Serial:G-APYD
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6438
City / Airport:Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)
Photo Date:23 May 1975
Photo by:Lewis GrantContact
Registration / Serial:G-ARJN
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6459
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1975
Photo by:M D WestContact
Photo ID:68815
View count: 60
Behind the Dan-Air Comet a British Caledonian 707 and a Laker Skytrain DC-10-10
Registration / Serial:G-ARJN
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6459
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:1975
Photo by:M D WestContact
Registration / Serial:G-ARCP
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA Airtours - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6451
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:October 1972
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:63775
View count: 80
This aircraft went on to fly with Dan-Air London as G-BBUV and was scrapped on 29th October 1973.
Registration / Serial:G-ARCP
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA Airtours - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6451
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:October 1972
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-APMD
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA Airtours - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6435
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1970
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:39687
View count: 69
This Comet 4B wears "Airtours" titles but is operating the scheduled service from Ringway to Heathrow.
Registration / Serial:G-APMD
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA Airtours - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6435
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:July 1970
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-APZM
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6440
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1970 to 1972
Photo by:Daniel TannerContact
Photo ID:28415
View count: 47
Three Dan Air Comets seen parked at Gatwick G-APZM - G-APYC and G-APME.
Registration / Serial:G-APZM
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6440
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:1970 to 1972
Photo by:Daniel TannerContact
Registration / Serial:G-APZM
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6440
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:23 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:23130
View count: 64
Delivered new to British European Airways in 1960 but served Dan-Air on Inclusive Tour flights to Europe for many years.
Registration / Serial:G-APZM
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6440
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:23 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-ARDI
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
C/n (msn):6447
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:May 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:19542
View count: 54
The sad demise of a Comet, being broken up after Channel Airways went out of business and Dan-Air bought her for spares. Delivered to BEA 18.3.61, leased to Olympic immediately and registered SX-DAO 4.66. Returned to BEA and sold to Channel 4.70, retaining the basic Olympic livery
Registration / Serial:G-ARDI
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
C/n (msn):6447
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)
Photo Date:May 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:G-APMD
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6435
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 December 1963
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:15128
View count: 84
The aircraft wears the original "red box" scheme used by BEA Comets. Behind it are a RR Conway-powered BOAC Boeing 707-436 on the JFK service and an Alitalia Caravelle.
Registration / Serial:G-APMD
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6435
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:28 December 1963
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:SX-DAK
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Olympic / BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6437
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:21 August 1966
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:11656
View count: 67
Olympic's Comet 4B is operating a shuttle flight from LHR, hence the red BEA sticker next to the rear door. Operated by Olympic from April 1960 to August 1969.
Registration / Serial:SX-DAK
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Olympic / BEA - British European Airways
C/n (msn):6437
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:21 August 1966
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-APMF
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6426
City / Airport:Lasham (EGHL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:11169
View count: 59
Taken during dismantling by Dan-Air Engineering at Lasham.
Registration / Serial:G-APMF
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6426
City / Airport:Lasham (EGHL)
Photo Date:October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-APMB
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6422
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:30 May 1975
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9965
View count: 57
Operated by BEA from new in November 1959 until sold in June 1970. Flown by Dan-Air from April 1972 until retired in December 1978.
Registration / Serial:G-APMB
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 106 Comet 4B
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):6422
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:30 May 1975
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact